Raj Laxmi-Tej wedding reception attended by PM Modi, Sonia Gandhi

The lavish wedding of Lalu Prasad Yadav's daughter and Mulayam Singh Yadav's grandnephew was attended by prime minister Narendra Modi and Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday night.

Politicians across the spectrum came to celebrate the grand wedding that marked the coming together of two key political families from Bihar and Uttar Pradesh.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, senior BJP leader LK Advani and President Pranab Mukherjee also came to wish the couple, parliamentarian Tej Pratap Yadav and Raj Laxmi.

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar attended the wedding too and had a brief chat with ally-turned-bitter rival PM Modi, said sources.

On Thursday, Mulayam Singh praised the Modi government's first Railway Budget, reviving talk of his unusually friendly vibes with PM Modi. 

A staggering 1,00,000 people, including celebrities, were invited to yesterday's wedding.

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